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Sm. Animal Vet. Science 2

This course will expand on material covered in 
 Small Animal Veterinarian Science I by advancing the students skills in veterinarian science. The class will deal with small domesticated pets such as dogs, cats, lab animals, hamsters, guinea pigs, caged birds, fish/aquariums, rabbits, reptiles and exotic animals. The student will learn basic training and grooming principles for dogs and cats. The class will also deal with parasites that affect pets. Students will work as lab assistants doing DNA fingerprints, blood tests, urine tests, and animal tissue cultures on their pets. Students will gain work experience in the operation and management of a veterinary office. Students will also assume the role of a veterinarian and develop skills in dissection and advanced surgery techniques.